Animal, Fish, Bird & Decoy



  10 Patterns for Carving Whales by Brian Gilmore

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10 Patterns for Carving Whales by Brian Gilmore

10 Patterns for Carving Whales by Brian Gilmore. Here is a chance to get to know some of earth's most fascinating creatures through wood carving. Brian Gilmore provides patterns and easy to follow carving instructions for 10 species of whales. More than 150 color photographs lead the carver step-by-step through the carving and painting of the Great Right Whale and the Killer Whale and provide direction for the alterations needed to carve the other species. All of the projects in the book can be made as simple or as complex as the carver desires. A gallery of whale carvings will help provide ideas and inspiration, and for the budding naturalists, short descriptions of each of the ten species are provided. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" Illustrations: 150+ color photos Pages: 48 Binding: Soft Cover
Model : 8559 Manufacturer : Book
  Airbrush Techniques for Waterfowl Carving by Michael Veasey with preface by William Veasey

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Airbrush Techniques for Waterfowl Carving by Michael Veasey with preface by William Veasey

Airbrush Techniques for Waterfowl Carving by Michael Veasey with preface by William Veasey. Airbrushing is gaining popularity among carvers of decoys and waterfowl. Since 1987 Veasey Studios, under the supervision of Michael Veasey, has sealed, undercoated, and accomplished the basic color blending on approximately 40,000 carvings using the airbrush. In this great new book you will see just how easy it really is to use. With step-by-step instructions, you will move from the beginning to finishing a drake and hen teal duck. When you are finished you will find that the airbrush, when used in conjunction with traditional brush techniques, will add to your joy of carving and the quality of your work. Size: 9" x 6" Illustrations: Pages: 96
Model : 3840 Manufacturer : Book
  Antique Style Deck Decoys: Comtemporary Techniques to Carve and Paint in the Folk Art Tradition by Tom Matus

Antique Style Deck Decoys: Comtemporary Techniques to Carve and Paint in the Folk Art Tradition by Tom Matus

Create American Folk Art by Learning to Carve and Paint the Contemporary Antique Decoys. In Antique-Style Duck Decoys, Tom Matus, an experienced wildfowl hunter and a champion decoy carver, introduces you to the special world of the Contemporary Antique-Styled Decoy. Whether you're a novice exploring the craft of decoy carving, a veteran craftsman seeking a change of pace, or a painter looking for a fresh outlet to demonstrate your talents, the author's expert guidance will have you creating your very own stylized contemporary decoy to display and admire. With the help of more than 370 color photographs and easy-to-follow instruction, you'll master the basics and learn the secrets of: - Carving the Decoy - Aging the Wood - Preparing the Surface - Painting the Decoy - Antiquing Techniques Antique-Style Duck Decoys also includes a 14 Page gallery of the finest antique and contemporary antique decoys in circulation and an informative "Appendix of Antiquing Characteristics." Suggested Retail Price $19.95 ISBN 1-56523-298-4
Model : 2984-BRD Manufacturer : Book
  Baby Bird and Chick Carving

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Baby Bird and Chick Carving

Baby birds are some of the cutest creatures on this earth!" So begins Rosalyn Daisey's latest adventure into fine carving. In this new book she leads the carver through the creating of the chicks of five birds: the Carolina Chickadee, the Eastern Bluebird, the Bobwhite Quail, the Killdeer, and the Wood Duckling. Each step in the process is illustrated with a clear color photograph and a concise explanation from the author about what the step involves and how to do it correctly. In addition there are reference drawings, color palettes, and photographs of study skins. As always Rosalyn share the anecdotes and insights of a wildlife lover, and it is easy to see why her work seems to reflect a reverence for her subjects. This is Rosalyn's fifth carving book. She is nationally respected as one of the country's leading wildlife artists. Her work has won numerous awards, and the interest in her seminars speaks well of her ability to teach the art to others. This is the same skill she brings to this book. Enjoy. ISBN 0-88740-590-8
Model : 7665 Manufacturer : Book
  Bears to Carve with Dale Power

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Bears to Carve with Dale Power

Bears to Carve with Dale Power. Dale Power leads you step-by-step through the process of carving a robust and realistic polar bear. Complete, concise instruction and detailed color photographs make the carving of this bear an enjoyable task for the novice and advanced carver alike. Dale approaches the carving with a combination of hand and power tools, giving good advice in both techniques. Once carved, Dale illustrates techniques to burn and paint the details that give your bear a very natural look. Four original patterns for polar bears, grizzlies and brown bears are included as well. The gallery photographs provide detailed and instructive perspective on these bears from different regions of the world. The character and personality of each bear comes through in these photos. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" Illustrations: 225+ color photos, patterns Pages: 64 Binding: Soft Cover
Model : 7196 Manufacturer : Book
  Bills and Feet: An Artisan's Handbook by William Veasey & Sina Kurman

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Bills and Feet: An Artisan's Handbook by William Veasey & Sina Kurman

Bills and Feet: An Artisan's Handbook by William Veasey Sina Kurman. This book awaited artist's manual is the first definitive sourcebook of its kind. In it, William Veasey teaches decorative decoy artists to accurately paint the details of waterfowl and gamebird bills and feet, as well as those of birds of prey. Bills and Feet is an authoritative work which will allow the craftsman to achieve a more lifelike effect with his carvings. Illustrated in full color, it is a must for the serious decoy artist. Size: 6" x 9" Illustrations: all color photos Pages: 64
Model : 8935 Manufacturer : Book
  Bird Carving Basics: Feet

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Bird Carving Basics: Feet

This second volume in the 'Bird Carving Basics' series offers a wide variety of techniques for creating all kinds of feet for all kinds of birds. Over 150 step-by-step photos with clear, detailed captions let you work right beside innovative carvers like Dan Brown, Jo Craemer, and Larry Tawes, Jr. You will not only learn their methods, but through their suggestions and examples you will be able to develop your own style for making feet. ISBN 0-8117-2338-0
Model : 3502 Manufacturer : Book
  Bird Carving Basics: How To Compete

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Bird Carving Basics: How To Compete

Bird Carving Basics: How To Compete by Badger. Softcover. ISBN 0-8117-3056-5
Model : 3545 Manufacturer : Book
  Bird Carving Basics: Tools

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Bird Carving Basics: Tools

Bird Carving Basics: Tools by Badger. Softcover. ISBN 0-8117-3054-9
Model : 3539 Manufacturer : Book
  Birds From Wood Making Decoys and Other Birds by Hugh O'Neill

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Birds From Wood Making Decoys and Other Birds by Hugh O'Neill

Birds from Wood Making Decoys and Other Birds by O'Neill introduces the various processes of carving and painting ducks, raptors, owls and songbirds. Written by Hugh O'Neill. ISBN 1-86126-253-1
Model : 1707 Manufacturer : Book
  Birds of Prey, Blue Ribbon Techniques by William Veasey

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Birds of Prey, Blue Ribbon Techniques by William Veasey

Birds of Prey, Blue Ribbon Techniques by William Veasey. With breathtaking photographs of live birds of prey and step-by-step pictures, paint charts and finished carvings. Bill Veasey presents well-organized instructions for wood carvers. The following ten projects are shown in great detail: Gray and Red Screech Owls, Saw-Whet Owl, Snowy Owl, Osprey, American Kestrel, female Merlin, miniature flying Peregrin Falcon. Antiqued Goshawk, and Red-Tailed Hawk. Color paint charts present the special blendings of pigments to accurately paint these as well as a variety of other species of eagles, hawks, Harrier, and owls. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" Illustrations: 300 color photos/64 b/w photos Pages: 304
Model : 523 Manufacturer : Book
  Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Full Size Decorative Decoy Patterns by William Veasey

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Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Full Size Decorative Decoy Patterns by William Veasey

Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Full Size Decorative Decoy Patterns by William Veasey. The book is designed to open flat while being used, and the texts point out important details to be observed. Full-size versions of William Veasey's acclaimed waterfowl decoy patterns. Simple, workable patterns will be useful to both the novice and the expert wood carver. Size: 17" x 11" Illustrations: 33 patterns Pages: 64
Model : 8714 Manufacturer : Book
  Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Hunting Birds by William Veasey

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Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Hunting Birds by William Veasey

Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Hunting Birds by William Veasey. The book is designed to open flat while being used, and the texts point out important details to be observed. Drawn to scale, these detailed patterns will be indispensable to anyone who would like to carve lifelike hunting birds. Treat yourself or your favorite wood carver to this book of simple yet show-stopping patterns from the dean of American bird carving, William Veasey. Size: 17" x 11" Illustrations: 28 patterns Pages: 64
Model : 221 Manufacturer : Book
  Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Miniature Decorative Patterns by William Veasey

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Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Miniature Decorative Patterns by William Veasey

Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Miniature Decorative Patterns by William Veasey. In the first book of miniature decorative bird-carving patterns ever published, William Veasey presents intricately detailed designs for the novice carver. This concise practicable guide will help the amateur carver to develop the basic skills necessary to produce his own realistic miniature birds. Size: 12" x 9" Illustrations: 32 patterns Pages: 64
Model : 0 Manufacturer : Book
  Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Shore Bird Patterns by William Veasey

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Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Shore Bird Patterns by William Veasey

Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Shore Bird Patterns by William Veasey. The book is designed to open flat while being used, and the texts point out important details to be observed. Full-size patterns of all the major types of shore birds included dimensions and identifying characteristics so that the wood carvers can create their own shore birds. Size: 17" x 11" Illustrations: 29 patterns Pages: 64
Model : 8889 Manufacturer : Book
  Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Song Bird Patterns by William Veasey

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Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Song Bird Patterns by William Veasey

Blue Ribbon Pattern Series: Song Bird Patterns by William Veasey. The book is designed to open flat while being used, and the texts point out important details to be observed. 36 detailed, full-size, original designs by William Veasey and his students will serve as a guide for carvers who wish to duplicate them and as a stepping-stone for those who want to design their own patterns. Size: 12" x 9" Illustrations: 36 patterns Pages: 64
Model : 879X Manufacturer : Book
  Blue Ribbon Techniques: Burning and Texturing Methods by William Veasey

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Blue Ribbon Techniques: Burning and Texturing Methods by William Veasey

Blue Ribbon Techniques: Burning and Texturing Methods by William Veasey. How to use your burning and texturing tools to achieve brilliant results. Crisp step-by-step photographs and instructions will enable the beginner to detail carvings with a minimum of difficulty and magnificent results. It will give the expert blue ribbon ideas that will make the best of show. Size: 9" x 6" Illustrations: 60 color plates/60 b/w photos Pages: 64
Model : 132 Manufacturer : Book
  Carving an American Eagle with Paul White

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Carving an American Eagle with Paul White

Carving an American Eagle with Paul White. During the early years of the nation, the eagle was adopted as the symbol of America. From that time to this it has been a favorite subject of carvers. It has adorned buildings, signs, furniture, and boats. It has carried banners of E. Pluribus Unum and Happy New Year. And it is cherished still. In this new book Paul White takes the carver through the process of carving a large traditional bald eagle. Beginning with the gluing of the boards and sculpting and ending with a helpful description of gold leafing, Paul explains each step in detail. For those who wish to get right to the carving he also explains the use of commercially prepared blanks. A measured drawing of the project is included, as well as a gallery of variations. A wonderful book for carvers of all abilities. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" Illustrations: 250 color photos Pages: 64
Model : 6246 Manufacturer : Book
  Carving and Painting A Pintail Drake with Jimmie Vizier

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Carving and Painting A Pintail Drake with Jimmie Vizier

Cajun master carver Jimmie Vizier takes the gunning-style of carving to a new level. Includes step-by-step instructions with full-color photos and detailed captions as well as a life-sized pattern. ISBN 0-8117-2701-7
Model : B-3593 Manufacturer : Book
  Carving Animals: Bunnies and Chipmunks by Rosalyn Daisey

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Carving Animals: Bunnies and Chipmunks by Rosalyn Daisey

Carving Animals: Bunnies and Chipmunks by Rosalyn Daisey. Having taught carving classes for more than 30 years, Rosalyn Daisey brings the same step-by-step format that she uses in her classes to the written Page for the sixth time. The subject is carving and painting small animals. There are 2 rabbit and 2 chipmunk carving projects along with a chapter on helpful hints and information. Each animal carving has its own, unique personality that seems to come to life as the project progresses. Roz carefully leads readers through the project from cutting out the blank to painting and completing the projects. The 871 color photographs show each step, while the text explains what to do and how to perform that particular procedure. Before you know it, the project is finished, and you can sit back and admire your creation! This book speaks to all levels of carving experience. Available in October! Size: 8 1/2 x 11 Illustrations: 739 color images; 5 patterns; 4 color palettes. Pages: 256 Availability: Oct 2011 Binding: Hard Cover
Model : 8854 Manufacturer : Book